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Everyday at Henshaws we work with people with amazing stories. Stories that manage to surprise us, excite us and ultimately, inspire us.
The Henshaws blog tries to capture some of these by sharing stories and information from and for people living with sight loss and disability.
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What does the world look like if you have a visual impairment or disability? Let Alfie, a student at our Specialist College, show you through his award winning art.
We review Eye-D, an app for iOS and Android that enables people with a visual impairment to be more independent.
Expertise in assistive technology at our Specialist College plays a big part in our student’s success. Elspeth is building her skills in using switches to develop independence.
We review the accessibility of some of the most popular video-on-demand services, focusing on the accessibility of each app and website and the availability of audio description.
We spoke to Dave Mulligan, a Henshaws service user who has sight loss to find out why he is taking on a 900 mile walk along the length of Britain, fundraising for Henshaws.
The benefits of regular exercise are well documented, and thousands of people attend the weekly 5km Saturday parkruns across the country. What's it like for VIPs and their guides?
We share some of our favourite hidden treasures of Henshaws Arts & Crafts Centre in Knaresborough. Spot the rainbows, unlock the storytelling tree and create the perfect echo!
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